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Trinidad and the Valley de los Ingenios

Factors affecting the property in 1993*
  • Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation
  • Management activities
  • Management systems/ management plan
  • Water infrastructure
International Assistance: requests for the property until 1993
Requests approved: 1 (from 1991-1991)
Total amount approved : 30,000 USD
Missions to the property until 1993**
Conservation issues presented to the World Heritage Committee in 1993

[Oral report by ICOMOS and the Secretariat] 

Decisions adopted by the Committee in 1993
17 COM X
SOC: Trinidad and the Valley de los Ingenios (Cuba)

Trinidad and the Valley de los Ingenios (Cuba)

It was reported that the town of Trinidad is generally well conserved, although shortage of specific building materials caused some problems. It is advisable to plan restoration of archaeological and architectural sites within a global plan, which would also take into account tourism development as well as proposed hydraulic projects.

No draft Decision 

Report year: 1993
Date of Inscription: 1988
Category: Cultural
Criteria: (iv)(v)
Documents examined by the Committee
arrow_circle_right 17COM (1993)

* : The threats indicated are listed in alphabetical order; their order does not constitute a classification according to the importance of their impact on the property.
Furthermore, they are presented irrespective of the type of threat faced by the property, i.e. with specific and proven imminent danger (“ascertained danger”) or with threats which could have deleterious effects on the property’s Outstanding Universal Value (“potential danger”).

** : All mission reports are not always available electronically.